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Weekend Getaways from DC

Weekend Getaways from DC Summer is nearly here! If you’re looking to get out of town for a weekend this summer, look no further. Our team has come up with the best weekend getaways from…

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growing up in old town

Growing Up in Old Town

Growing up in Old Town, the world is your oyster. There is a new adventure around every corner, and no shortage of friends, fun, freedom, and an overwhelming feeling of home. Back when fourth graders…

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Easter egg hunt ideas

New Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned Easter egg hunt? If you’re planning one this year and looking to mix it up a bit, we’ve got some fresh new Easter egg hunt ideas for you.

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Top DC area employers

The Top DC Area Employers

Since DC is such a “company town,” people don’t always hear about other top employers in the DC area (besides the federal government)

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Cost of Living in the Washington DC Area

The Cost of Living in the Washington DC Area

Everyone knows that the DC area is an expensive place to live. And within the DC area, certain cities are more expensive than others. Here we’ve outlined the cost of living...

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A Miami Weekend Getaway: Compass Style

A Miami Weekend Getaway: Compass Style

A Miami Weekend Getaway: Compass Style In honor of Spring Break and Nationals Spring Training – we’re traveling to Miami in our new monthly series #travelwithcompass! You can see all of our #travelwithcompass features here.…

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Beer in Alexandria

Beer in Alexandria: Old and New Places to Enjoy a Brew

Beer in Alexandria: Old and New Places to Enjoy a Brew It’s March which means St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. We all know Alexandria celebrates St. Paddy’s Day in a big way,…

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Best Spots for Cherry Blossoms

DC’s Best Spots for Cherry Blossoms (Other than the Tidal Basin!)

DC’s Best Spots for Cherry Blossoms (Other than the Tidal Basin!) It’s almost spring, which in Washington, DC means one thing: cherry blossoms! Peak bloom, when 70% of the cherry trees’ flowers are open, has…

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